Los Angeles Spine Surgeon

Los Angeles Spine SurgeonDr. Hooman M. Melamed is a board certified orthopedic Los Angeles spine surgeon. He concentrates on spinal disorders in adults and children and is a leading expert in his field. His areas of expertise encompass minimally invasive surgeries and out-patient procedures.

Dr. Melamed earned his B.S. in neuroscience from UCLA and went on to study medicine at the University of Pittsburgh’s school of medicine. He completed his medical residency at the prestigious University of Chicago, Illinois, in the Orthopedic Surgery department. There he received extensive in-depth instruction in spinal deformity surgery at Shriner’s Hospital. He then went on to receive fellowship training in minimally invasive, complex spinal surgery at Cedars Sinai’s Spinal Disorder Institute. He was the recipient of the Depuy Spinal Fellowship Award.

Leading Los Angeles Spine Surgeon

As a Los Angeles spine surgeon, Dr. Hooman M. Melamed specializes in a diverse range of spine conditions. His extensive educational background and training have helped him in become one of the preeminent leaders in his field and he has been the recipient of several awards, honors, and special recognitions. His thorough understanding of the science involved in spinal surgery has placed him at the top of a short and distinguished list of renowned spinal surgeons.

Dr. Melamed invites his patients to reserve consultation time to discuss, in-depth, possible treatment plans and to see if his services align with patients’ expectations. During consultations, the patient and doctor can discuss the best treatment options available, to determine if conservative care options will be sufficient to alleviate discomfort or if the ailment requires surgical intervention. Dr. Melamed is happy to offer his insights, accumulated through years of professional training and practice.

Los Angeles Spine Surgeon

Dr. Hooman M. Melamed’s areas of expertise include, but are not limited to:


He specializes in treating spine trauma, tumors, deformities; scoliosis and deformity surgery; herniated discs; and spinal stenoses, among other spine related conditions.

Dr. Hooman M. Melamed has appeared on several media outlets as a renowned spinal physician. His television appearances include spots on KTLA news, channel 5, discussing spinal health for World Spine Day, and several appearances on the Doctors Show discussing topics such as minimally invasive spinal surgery.

To schedule your spine consultation, please contact Dr. Melamed and his team at (310) 574-0405, or visit thespinepro.com.